Entries by Adam Weinger

Conduct a Fundraising Feasibility Study: 6 Steps to Success

4 Ways to Incorporate Matching Gifts into Text-to-Give Campaigns

It’s 4 o’clock. You run to the vending machine with a dollar and some change in your hand. All you’re hoping for is that little afternoon pick-me-up: a shiny, red bag of Skittles. But when you press A7, the gears turn a little too far, and (gasp) you’ve got two bags of Skittles. You only paid for […]

10 Donation Form Optimization Hacks to Raise More Funds!

If your nonprofit has started asking for donations online or via mobile devices, then congratulations! Your organization is part of a growing movement to shift fundraising to more efficient and accessible methods. With all of the new technology that seems to be changing every minute, it can be difficult to pinpoint what makes an online […]

6 Tips to Structure a Winning Corporate Volunteer Program

With a growing trend toward social responsibility in the business world, corporate volunteer programs (CVPs) are becoming increasingly popular. If carefully planned and executed, they create win-win-win situations. A CVP strengthens employee morale, shows company involvement in the community, and helps a good cause – all at the same time. In this article, we’ll share […]

Do Matching Gifts Work?

  Everybody loves a good BOGO sale, right? You know, a “Buy One, Get One” deal. Retailers have used BOGO deals for ages to entice shoppers, giving them more value for their dollar. And interestingly enough, this tactic is also effective with charitable donations. Nonprofits are always looking for ways to make giving easier and more […]

How Nonprofits Can Use Matching Gifts to Improve Donor Retention

In recent years, donor retention rates have been hovering slightly above 40%. This means that if you have 100 donors, roughly 60 of them are only making one-time donations. If the focus on donor retention isn’t strong and comprehensive, a nonprofit organization will need to concentrate on acquisition of new donors instead, an importantly vital but often […]

Employee Engagement Surveys: A How-To Guide (Samples)

Employee engagement surveys are a great way to gauge how content employees are. By collecting data on a regular basis, whether monthly, quarterly, or yearly, employers can discover better ways to keep their employees happy and engaged. Because employees who are disengaged tend to leave companies earlier than those who are more involved and satisfied, […]

Increase Employee Engagement With Corporate Giving

The importance of employee engagement, which is defined as the emotional and functional commitment an employee has to his or her organization, cannot be overstated. Companies with engaged employees outperform those without by up to 202%! Engaged employees are also happier, stay with companies longer, and are more philanthropically minded. Check out more reasons why […]

Employee Engagement Best Practices: Transform Your Culture

Employee engagement has become a hot button topic in the past few years. There are multiple guides, reports, and articles that all offer tips and tricks to boost employee engagement up from where it is (which is just above 30% by the way). How do you know what advice to follow? Well, we’ve compiled a […]

10 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement

Engaged employees can be a fantastic asset to your company. They work harder, are more passionate about their jobs, go the extra mile, and feel connected to the company and its mission. Unfortunately, most employees are not engaged at work. A recent Gallup poll found that only 30% of American workers feel engaged at their […]